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Kevin McCloud on how our homes give us the chance to reflect and have new experiences

Our editor-at-large ponders how our homes can give us a chance to reflect and have new experiences.
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Extensions

Wrap around basement extension

An enveloping basement extension in Oxford brings dramatic views from all angles.  Many late twentieth-century conservatories and lean-tos are now...
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Home Improvements

How to transform your bathroom...

Make the most of the latest smart solutions to transform your bathing space into a luxurious mini spa Image: Grohe (0871 200 3414;...
 
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Grand Designs TV Houses

TV house exclusive Upside-down...

Idyllic plot, check. Innovative design, check. Super-eco credentials, check. Natasha Cargill’s Norfolk home from the recent TV series ticked all the...
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Home Improvements

An inspirational one stop flooring...

Buying flooring isn’t perhaps the most exciting purchase but get it right and it will completely transform any interior. This is an advertorial. The...
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Conversions

Half-submerged house in...

EYE CATCHER Image: Paul Bardagjy   The sharp angles of this modern house by US architect Bercy Chen Studio (+1512 481 0092; bcarc.com)...
 
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Self Build Homes

Rural self build in Hawick,...

Inspired by his fine art degree, Brian Robertson referenced local artists when he and his wife Lesley built their Scottish Borders home.   Brian...
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Competitions

Win a new slate veneer surface

Lite Stone is giving away £5,000 worth of its best-selling slate veneer It’s the perfect time of year to turn your mind to a big renovation or...